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London Buses

London SW1H 0TL, England
+44 343 222 1234
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Sightseeing from public transport

Not only for local people, for tourist the option to see London above the surface. Even if metro... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sokolik73
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China
via mobile
Great Service

We used the number 3 bus from Crystal Palace go Trafalgar Square numerous times the week we stayed... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SAB5859
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Banff, United Kingdom
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One of the largest bus networks in the world, with around 8,500 vehicles in the fleet, 50 bus stations and 19,500 bus stops.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good29%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“top deck” (18 reviews)
“oyster card” (33 reviews)
“red buses” (4 reviews)
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London SW1H 0TL, England
Westminster
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+44 343 222 1234
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"top deck"
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"oyster card"
in 33 reviews
"red buses"
in 4 reviews
"oysters"
in 12 reviews
"routemaster bus"
in 5 reviews
"trafalgar square"
in 13 reviews
"double decker buses"
in 4 reviews
"means of transportation"
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"finsbury park"
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"bank card"
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"bus trip"
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"tower hill"
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"kings cross"
in 4 reviews
"hop on hop"
in 4 reviews
"travel card"
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Not only for local people, for tourist the option to see London above the surface. Even if metro 🚊 is most efficient, the bus is fantastic in Traffic jam when you have time to relax and watch around and of course get going. Today when...More

Thank Sokolik73
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We used the number 3 bus from Crystal Palace go Trafalgar Square numerous times the week we stayed in London. The service was very good with regular buses running. The buses were all in fantastic condition inside and out. The drivers we had were top...More

Thank SAB5859
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Red Buses were easy to use. Well maintained and well marked. Great way to get around. Cashless, but Oyster cards are easy to get.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are looking for a fun way to see London, jumping on a bus and sitting in the top front seat is one of the best options. It is tricky figuring out how to pay and the drivers are not that friendly but it...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time using a bus in London-got on thinking tickets would be on sale on bus but driver advised us you purchase tickets prior to getting on. We were in Grafton so got tickets at road level the tube station. £5 each for a hop...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We used the London buses for the first time and it’s so simple to use. The buses don’t accept cash and if you have contactless cards you use those to pay for each person. If you don’t have these you can purchase Oyster card from...More

Thank Lisa R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The London buses are very efficient to use. The bus drivers are very helpful when asking them for places.

Thank nufc19791979
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

3 times in 3 days bus drivers have been unpleasant: refusing to stop when I was standing at the wrong end of the bus stop (bus every 25 minutes), once when I was 5 metres from bus stop when I signalled and no reason at...More

Thank IuvLondon
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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The routing is clear and convenience. Though bus without Air-conditioning that is kinda exhausted. The weather in London is pretty nice and outdoor temperature is perfect like between 15-20 degrees. However, while you jumped up the bus and needa sit in the bus which only...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

with oyster card the red city busses are used. The city touring busses are excellent and great fun. A must see and do

Thank sblb7
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Nearby
Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
...More
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traveller0429
2 June 2018|
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Response from Morganoeeva | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I really dont think so
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maggiebagwash
15 January 2018|
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Response from Michael R | Reviewed this property |
‫hello Maggie, there are guides near every major bus terminal who can answer your questions (at least there were some during the summer tourist season). You can also ask at the information desk‬
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NottsGirlsontour
19 August 2017|
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Response from anita386aa | Reviewed this property |
Normally station staff can advise or the London locals very good at assisting if you ask as I found the people very helpful.
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